At MediaTech Institute you don’t just talk about the real-world, you learn by living it – in the studios recording music, filming on production sets, writing code, creating graphics and more!


MediaTech Institute’s Music Recording, Film Production and Digital Design & Development
programs are crafted to give you REAL INDUSTRY PRODUCTION EXPERIENCE.
This is more than a classroom where you just read textbooks and learn facts.
You are in the studio creating videos & making music recordings. You are developing mobile applications and designing websites.
You can work with real clients and on real projects.

  • My instructors were incredible. Not only were they totally qualified, they were really interested in helping the students further their own career.
    Recording Arts and Digital Film Graduate
  • I cannot thank you enough for lining up my internship at Arlyn. I absolutely love every minute of it. I’m surrounded by amazing people and professionals and I’m learning so much. I’m still working in the Production Crew for Intelligent Lighting Design. I can say the same for the people...
    Whitney Gonzales
    Recording Arts Graduate
  • MediaTech provided the idea, program and opportunity for me to learn the ins-and-outs of the music industry from several different angles and meet multiple contacts, which have both proven to be invaluable.
    Brian Faries
    Recording Arts Graduate
  • Getting to work on SMU The Climb was an incredible opportunity, and really highlights what the MediaTech experience is all about.  I attended MediaTech because of their focus on giving students a true hands-on experience.  This wasn’t a class project that ended up on a DVD to show off to our...
    JD Davis
    Digital Film & Video Arts Graduate
  • My MediaTech experience not only enhanced my already God given abilities but it took them to a place where I could make serious use out them. That was the most fun learning I have ever had in my lifetime.
    Mouse Quake
    Recording Arts Graduate
  • I came into MediaTech not knowing where my life was supposed to go. I left MediaTech with the knowledge and experience to compete for high level jobs in the industry. I’ve ran sound for large venues, recorded hundreds of bands, and am now the AV Operations Manager at one of the most prestigious...
    Stephen Hill
    Recording Arts Graduate
  • I graduated from MediaTech in 2008. I ended up in the radio business and have been working as the Program Director and Morning Show Host. I use my MediaTech education everyday producing radio ads and editing and producing radio shows, but moreover, I use the skills of professionalism, organization, and...
    Kenny Allen
    Recording Arts Graduate

New Degree Program in Dallas

  • Acting For Media

    Take your passion for acting to the next level by learning the skills you need from industry professionals in front of and behind the camera lens. Our method is “Learn by doing” and here at MediaTech you will do a lot… a lot of on-camera acting! Our Acting for Media degree program covers all aspects of acting. What sets our Acting degree apart is that you will be learning and gaining valuable experience in real production environments.

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Faculty Spotlight

  • Nagaris Johnson

    Born in Mansfield, Louisiana, MediaTech Audio Instructor Nagaris Johnson is experienced in every field of audio engineering. He holds a number of MTI “firsts”: the first to complete the Diploma and Associate programs, the first to receive an Associate of Recording Arts degree, and the first Alumni Instructor. Nagaris also holds an Associate of Science Degree from North Central Texas College, and is on his way to receiving his BA in Art and Technology from University of Texas-Dallas. As Recording Engineer, he’s recorded everything from Grammy Award-winning bands such as Brave Combo to platinum-selling hip-hop legends such as Lil KeKe. […]

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Our Campus Locations

Our campuses are located in Houston and Dallas. Because we work with real projects every one of our facilities have industry-standard equipment, learning spaces, and resources for our students. You use the same tools here that you will use in your career.
3324 Walnut Bend Ln. Houston, Texas 77042 Phone (832) 242-3426 houston@mediatech.eduMore Info
13300 Branch View Ln. Dallas, Texas 75234 Phone (972) 869-1122 dallas@mediatech.eduMore Info

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MediaTech Institute Texas schools are approved and regulated by the
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ACCREDITATION: Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC). ACCSC is a recognizable accrediting agency by the U.S. Department of Education (USDE).
The MediaTech Houston Campus is a Branch Campus of the Main Campus in Dallas.

APPROVALS: Approved and regulated by the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) Career Schools and Colleges.
Authorized by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB). All programs are approved for the training of veterans by the Texas Veterans Commission (TVC).